As a surgical resident at MGH, Dr. Yanik Bababekov had a lot of questions about the organ transplant process, which was at the time relegated to an often outdated communal spreadsheet, making it difficult to keep track of the specifics. He couldn’t help but wonder, what if there was a tool that could help providers
In just four short years, HTL has changed the culture of innovation at MassGeneral, engaged frontline healthcare providers in multiple departments and centers, solved patient care challenges through the introduction of mobile applications and process changes, successfully piloted technologies that have now scaled across the hospital and broader Partners Healthcare network, and connected MassGeneral innovators
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Jocelyn Carter, MD, MPH, is an internal medicine hospitalist at MGH. Dr. Carter was chosen to be one of two 2017-2018 HTL Healthcare Innovation fellows sponsored by the Aetna Foundation. For this 12-month fellowship, Dr. Carter worked on researching and developing an initiative to improve the healthcare of MGH patients and ultimately lower their risk
We’re very proud of all that our Healthcare Transformation Lab has accomplished in its third year and we’re eager to expand our efforts in the years ahead. View our 2017 Year In Review report to see what we’ve been up to!
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The Healthcare Transformation Lab is pleased to announce the second year of the MGH HTL Fellowship in Healthcare Innovation, made possible by generous support from the Aetna Foundation. This year’s fellows are Dr. Numa Pompillo Perez, MD and Dr. Konstantin Stojanovic, MD. Dr. Konstantin Stojanovic is a neurology resident at MGH. He has a strong interest
Announcing our new PULSE matches of the 2018 startup cohort! This year, we are pleased to be working with three startups working to improve on various areas of care. Our new matches are: Astarte Medical Partners, working with a software solution to revolutionize preterm infant care using quantitative data about gut health for more personalized
Areej El-Jawahri, MD is an MGH oncologist specializing in the care of patients with hematologic malignancies and a 2017 recipient of the Innovation Pilot Grant through the Medicine Innovation Program (MIP). Co-sponsored by the mLab, Dr. El-Jawahri’s project, Psychological Intervention Application for Acute Myloid Leukemia, incorporates medical education and traditional counseling support services into an